News & Events

February 8, 2023

Spring Break 2023 Dates

Home Learners Program will be closed for Spring Break from March 13 – 24.

We will reopen on Monday March… more

January 19, 2023

Some changes at HLP

January 12 2023

Dear HLP Families,

New Westminster School District is looking forward to the 2023-2024 school year, when the Home Learners’ Program will officially be a Provincial Online Learning School (POLS). As I have shared in… more

January 21, 2022

Online Applications for HLP available January 24, 2022

Dear HLP Families,

I wanted to share an update on registration for the 2022-2023 school year. Currently in-district families are registering for their catchment school, as is our procedure. Then, on January 24th at 9:00 AM the online… more

January 6, 2022

A safe return from Winter Break

A safe return from Winter Break

Dear students, parents and caregivers,

As we prepare for the full return to in-person learning on Monday, January 10, I wanted to share some important information and updates with you.

Throughout… more

December 3, 2021

Winter weather procedures for possible closures

In preparation for the possibility of severe weather conditions, we would like to remind you that all schools in the New Westminster School District will remain OPEN, if at all possible, during the colder and potentially snowy or icy weather this… more

October 27, 2021

Halloween considerations

October 27, 2021 – As we approach Halloween at the end of this week, we wanted to provide you with a few quick reminders about safety and appropriate costumes at school.

We know that Halloween can be a wonderful time of year for young… more

October 1, 2021

Updated mask requirements for K-3

Today the Provincial Health Officer announced a change to the mask and facial covering requirements that BC schools are working under, extending the previous orders to now include students in kindergarten through grade 3.

Effective… more

July 21, 2021


Teachers are back at work on Tuesday, September 6th.
Learning offerings in the fall will include face-to-face activities on Tuesdays and Thursdays, online workshops for students and parents, personalized learning plans, access to learning… more

June 30, 2021

Wrapping a remarkable school year

Dear Students, Parents and Caregivers,

This was a remarkable year! We successfully navigated a pandemic, while we opened our new high school mid-year, and re-named a school that’s also being rebuilt. We made progress… more